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Fully Accessible

  • Fully WAI-ARIA compliant and compatible with screen-readers.
  • Facility to choose a special font to mitigate dyslexia.
  • Facilities to change the color scheme (particularly useful for those with certain types of color-blindness) and font size.
  • Full support for accessible use of the spacebar and the tab, arrows, Enter, and Escape keys.

No Bulky Books!

  • No need to carry bulky, heavy books around!
  • Accessible from any device with an internet connection — even a ’phone.
  • No chance of losing a Webby Book, and little chance of forgetting to bring it with you.

Helpful Commentary

  • Unlike some casebooks, Webby Books are not just a mass of passages cut-and-pasted from law reports.
  • The core of every Webby Book is the author’s commentary.
  • Explains important themes, and ties doctrine and policy together.

Tables & Diagrams

  • Concepts are explained with the aid of tables and flowcharts.
  • All diagrams re-size themselves automatically to fit the browser window with no loss of definition.
  • Flowcharts can be enlarged almost infinitely.

Clear Typography

  • No tiny or serif fonts!
  • Colored backgrounds to reduce glare and eye-strain when used for extended periods.
  • Special fonts may be installed for those with dyslexia.

Table of Contents

  • Always to hand in the left sidebar.
  • Expands and collapses at your convenience.
  • Does not disappear as you scroll down the page.

Comment Anywhere

  • Just highlight a word or phrase and hit the letter c to leave a comment.
  • Respond to previous comments by clicking on the relevant comment bubble.
  • Notification of every comment and response is sent to every reader.

Hypotheticals

  • Almost every chapter includes at least one hypothetical.
  • Excellent for giving students the opportunity to apply what they have learned.
  • Can be used as the basis of classroom discussion.

Quick Page Navigation

  • Table of Contents is always in view.
  • Breadcrumbs mean you never get lost.
  • Arrows and hyperlinks to change page, or just swipe on touch-enabled devices.

Discussion Forum

  • Ask and answer questions in a dedicated forum.
  • Ability to hyperlink not just to a specific page which you wish to discuss, but to a specific paragraph.
  • Notification of every forum contribution is sent to every reader.

Glossary

  • When a significant term first appears on a page, it is hyperlinked to an explanation in the glossary.
  • A briefer explanation will also pop-up if you move your mouse over the word or phrase (or touch it on touch-enabled devices).

Print Pages and Diagrams

  • Every page, table, and chart can be printed out in hard copy for personal use.
  • There is no limit to the number of pages or diagrams that may be printed for personal use.
  • A fully-formatted PDF version can also be purchased.

Optimized for Touch

  • Both the Menu and Table of Contents are optimized for use on touch screens.
  • Supports left- and right-swipe gestures to turn pages.
  • Double-tap to highlight a passage and leave a comment, or access the glossary just by touching the relevant words.

Hyperlinked References

  • All internal references and, where feasible, all external references are hyperlinked to their source.
  • No link rot: references are checked regularly to ensure that hyperlinks are still active.

Sidenotes

  • All references appear alongside the main text in the right-hand sidebar (or below the text on smaller devices).
  • References to both primary and secondary materials are hyperlinked to the appropriate source.

Questions

  • Every chapter ends with a number of questions.
  • The questions address a broad mix of doctrinal and policy-oriented issues.
  • They also provide an excellent basis for classroom discussions.

Quizzes

  • A multiple-choice quiz is available for every chapter.
  • Immediate, automatic grading on completion.
  • Useful for helping students to identify what they know and what they don't!

Sticky Notes

  • Add your own sticky notes.
  • Notes appear only on the page to which they refer.
  • Notes live in your browser, so no-else can see them.

Pronunciations

  • Glossary explanations are accompanied by pronunciations.
  • Especially useful for non-native English speakers.

Highlight Passages

  • Highlight passages in the Webby Book in a color of your choice.
  • Only you can see these highlights.